Crisis/Emergency Respite

Description: Programs that provide a brief period of rest or relief for parents, grandparents, guardians, family members who are regular caregivers for dependent children by offering crisis or emergency care for the child in a community setting/facility or in the child's own home.

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Brigham City, UT

276 North 200 East
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-723-6010
Address: 276 North 200 East
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-723-6010
Toll Free Phone: 800-733-6010
Fax: 435-723-7539
Eligibility: Kid's Care Center - ages 0-11, no income guidelines, resident of Box Elder County
Services Provided: Provides a wide range of education, counseling, and supportive services for families, including a crisis nursery. Works towards the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect.
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Last Updated: 5/25/2017

Cedar City, UT

102 North 200 East
Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435-586-0791
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
Address: 102 North 200 East
Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435-586-0791
Fax: 435-586-3510
Eligibility: Serves children ages 0-11
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Supports parents and guardians as they strive to provide a healthy and safe environment for their children. Respite care, visitation exchange, crisis care, home visitation, home respite, parenting classes.
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Last Updated: 7/30/2018

Garland, UT

Address: 1386 South Main Street
Garland, UT 84312
Phone: 435-538-1270
Eligibility: Open to public
Services Provided: Resources and services for families and individuals. Crisis Nursery and Career Center, and a location for neighboring partner agencies to meet: New Hope Domestic Violence Shelter, Habitat for Humanity of Northern Utah, LSI Job Training and Placement Program, Boys and Girls Club of Northern Utah Teen Club, etc.
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Last Updated: 3/13/2018

Hyrum, UT

10 North 600 East
Hyrum, UT 84319
Phone: 435-713-0704
Organization Name: The Family Place
Address: 10 North 600 East
Hyrum, UT 84319
Phone: 435-713-0704
Eligibility: Children in preschool through 6th grade, Utah, Cache and Rich counties
Services Provided: The purpose of the Child and Family Support Center is to protect children who are at risk of being abused or neglected.
Provider Profiles: Offices in Logan, Hyrum and Smithfield
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Last Updated: 4/26/2018

Logan, UT

Address: 1525 N 200 W
Logan, UT 84341
Phone: 435-752-8880
Fax: 435-752-8884
Email: counseling@thefamilyplaceutah.org
Eligibility: None
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Protects children who are at risk of being abused or neglected.
Emergency child care, scheduled weekly respite care, children's workshops--age-specific, counseling, parenting classes.
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Last Updated: 4/26/2018

Midvale, UT

777 West Center Street (7720 South)
Midvale, UT 84047
Phone: 801-255-6881
Organization Name: Family Support Center - Salt Lake
Address: 777 West Center Street (7720 South)
Midvale, UT 84047
Phone: 801-255-6881
Fax: 801-562-9347
Eligibility: Only for children in good health ages birth to 11. Children that are sick are not eligible for service
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides education and supportive services to strengthen the family unit and enhance family functioning.
Provider Profiles: Other locations: West Valley, Sugar House
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Last Updated: 8/14/2018

Moab, UT

180 South 300 East Ste 1
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-1658
Organization Name: Christmas Box International
Address: 180 South 300 East Ste 1
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-1658
Fax: 435-259-1750
Email: ssowell@grandcountyutah.net
Eligibility: Children ages 0 to 11 years old.
Services Provided: Provides a respite nursery for children ages 0-11 and temporary 24-hour emergency shelter and care for children at-risk for abuse or neglect.
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Last Updated: 5/3/2018
81 North 300 East
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-2229
Address: 81 North 300 East
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-2229
Toll Free Phone: 888-421-1100
Fax: 435-259-7856
Eligibility: Open for any victims of Domestic Violence and/or sexual assault.
Services Provided: Provides shelter and resources to families in crisis and victims of violence, and offers preventive education for youth and community members.
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Last Updated: 4/24/2018

Ogden, UT

3340 South Harrison Boulevard Ste 110
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-393-3113
Address: 3340 South Harrison Boulevard Ste 110
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-393-3113
Fax: 801-394-1910
Eligibility: Weber and Morgan counties. Families who have adopted a child through the State of Utah’s Division of Child and Family Services- ages 0-17
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides education and supportive services to strengthen the family unit and enhance family functioning including a crisis nursery, parenting and step-family parenting education, financial education, adoption respite, trauma therapy for children who have been removed from homes, and linking families to appropriate community resources.
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Last Updated: 3/28/2018

Orem, UT

Address: 1255 North 1200 West
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-709-4352
Fax: 801-229-2787
Eligibility: Children, adult, and families whose lives have been affected by child abuse and/or other personal and family issues.
Services Provided: The Family Support and Treatment Center provides therapeutic treatment and prevention for children, adults, and families whose lives have been affected by abuse or neglect.
Crisis Respite Nursery 24 hour
Therapy Services, traumatic experiences
Prevention education
Adoption Respite
Provider Profiles: Cindy Lee, MSW
Stuart Harper, MSW
A public/private partnership supported by Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
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Last Updated: 3/28/2018

Provo, UT

Organization Name: Wasatch Mental Health
Address: 1189 East 300 North
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-373-2215
Fax: 801-852-4250
Eligibility: Youth ages 11-17 who are runaways, high-risk or homeless. Youth can be dropped off at any time and stay for up to 48 hours. Time may be extended for homeless youth. No cost. Utah, Juab, Millard and Wasatch counties.
Services Provided: Vantage Point is a short term (48 hours, may be extended to homeless youth) voluntary facility where youth ages 12-17 who are experiencing trouble at home, high-risk or who are homeless may come for refuge and evaluation.
Anger Management class, 7 weeks.
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Last Updated: 3/13/2018

Richfield, UT

58 East 300 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-896-4798
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
Address: 58 East 300 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-896-4798
Eligibility: Parents and children ages 0-11 in good health.
Services Provided: Protecting children and strengthening families.
Provider Profiles: M - Sat. hours
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Last Updated: 3/10/2016
58 East 300 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-896-4256
Organization Name: Family Support Center of Southwestern Utah
Address: 58 East 300 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-896-4256
Email: directorfsc@gmail.com
Eligibility: Children ages 0-11 years old. Crisis care situations are judged on a case-by-case basis. A crisis situation is usually: a mental health crisis, a family emergency (medical emergency, death in the family), domestic violence, abuse, or any other situation where a child is in danger of experiencing trauma.
Services Provided: Supports parents and guardians as they strive to provide a healthy and safe environment for their children.
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Last Updated: 8/9/2018

Salt Lake City, UT

2020 South Lake Street (740 East)
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone: 801-487-7778
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Organization Name: Family Support Center
Address: 2020 South Lake Street (740 East)
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone: 801-487-7778
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Eligibility: Children ages 0-11, free
Services Provided: 24/7 crisis nursery care and respite breaks at three locations in Salt Lake County, for a couple of hours to up to 72 hours each time. Parents who are stressed, need a break, have an emergency arise, or have no one else to help take care of their children can leave their children safely in our care. Please call one of our crisis nurseries to schedule an appointment.
Provider Profiles: Other locations: West Valley 801 967-4259, Midvale 801 255-6881
Fifteen locations in the Utah Association of Family Support Centers, not all offering the same services. Also in Ogden.
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Last Updated: 3/3/2016
2020 South Lake Street (740 East)
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
Phone: 801-487-7778
Organization Name: Family Support Center - Salt Lake
Address: 2020 South Lake Street (740 East)
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
Phone: 801-487-7778
Fax: 801-487-2942
Eligibility: Many services free. Adoption respite for families who have adopted at least one child through DCFS or another state agency.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides education, a crisis nursery and supportive services to strengthen the family unit and enhance family functioning. Offers special services for those affected by polygamy including: individual and family counseling; support groups and monthly forums.
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Last Updated: 8/14/2018

Smithfield, UT

502 South Main Street
Smithfield, UT 84335
Phone: 435-755-5872
Organization Name: The Family Place
Address: 502 South Main Street
Smithfield, UT 84335
Phone: 435-755-5872
Fax: 435-752-8884
Email: counseling@thefamilyplaceutah.org
Eligibility: Children 11 years of age and under
Services Provided: Protects children and families who are at risk of being abused or neglected. Provides an emergency hotline, counseling, workshops, temporary child care, referral and support for families in crisis.
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Last Updated: 8/9/2018

St. George, UT

310 West 200 North
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-773-0585
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
Address: 310 West 200 North
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-773-0585
Eligibility: Serves children 0-17 years who are foster adopted children.
Services Provided: Children's crisis and respite care nursery, up to 3 hours per day per family. Do not have to be a current client to receive clothing.
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Last Updated: 4/25/2018

Taylorsville, UT

Organization Name: Utah Association of Family Support Centers, Inc.
Address: 1760 West 4805 South
Taylorsville, UT 84129
Phone: 801-955-9110
Toll Free Phone: 800-468-1160
Fax: 801-955-9411
Eligibility: No restrictions Sliding scale based on household size and income. Many services at no cost. cannot serve those with substance abuse issues or are perpetrators of domestic violence of any kind. For adoption respite care families who have adopted at least one child through DCFS or another state agency.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Crisis Nurseries 3 locations: West Valley, Midvale, Sugarhouse
Counseling offered at 4 locations
Family Mentoring Program
Classes and support groups
Housing and self-sufficiency training for single homeless mothers and their children
Adoption respite care
In-home family mentoring
Provider Profiles: M-Sat 9-5, West Valley 24/7.
50% State funding
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Last Updated: 8/14/2018

West Valley City, UT

3663 South 3600 West
West Valley City, UT 84119
Phone: 801-967-4259
Organization Name: Family Support Center - Salt Lake
Address: 3663 South 3600 West
West Valley City, UT 84119
Phone: 801-967-4259
Fax: 801-964-1534
Eligibility: Families who have adopted at least one child through DCFS or another state agency
Services Provided: Provides education and supportive services to strengthen the family unit and enhance family functioning. Parents who are stressed, need a break, have an emergency arise, or have no one else to help take care of their children can leave their children safely for up to 72 hours at the West Valley City location.
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Last Updated: 4/5/2018